Banihal-Qazigund railway tunnel to be complete by December

Jammu, Mar 30: The 11-kilometre- Banihal-Qazigund tunnel in Jammu and Kashmir—would be completed by December this year.
 The Qazigund-Banihal tunnel of Kashmir rail project is scheduled to be completed by December 2011, Chief Engineer, Northern Railways, Achal Jain said today.
 Jain, who was briefing Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra during his visit to Banihal tunnel to review the progress of the project, said "out of the 11-km stretch, work on 10.40 km has been completed".
 "This includes 6.10 km from the Banihal side and 4.3 km from the Qazigund side. Work on the remaining 600 metres is proceeding," Jain said.

Lastupdate on : Wed, 30 Mar 2011 21:30:00 Makkah time
Lastupdate on : Wed, 30 Mar 2011 18:30:00 GMT
Lastupdate on : Thu, 31 Mar 2011 00:00:00 IST

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